There are countless Bob Marley compilations on the market, but what will generate some interest in this one, which is essentially a collection of his Island singles with a handful of his Lee "Scratch" Perry-era tracks added in, is the inclusion of a "new" Marley song, "Slogans," derived from a demo tape Marley made in a Miami hotel room in 1979…
The Journey Bob Marley grew up influenced by the Rude Boy culture in the ghettos of Kingston, but during his relatively short life Bob Marley achieved almost Saint like status through his music and his spiritual message of one love and world peace. In this 55 minute programme, featuring his music, film footage shown for the first time and exclusive interviews, we seek to examine the motivations of the man, to provide an in-sight into his relatioships and the development of his musical excellence through the people that knew and worked with him.
A gorgeous vinyl box set featuring the early 70s recordings of reggae legend Bob Marley performing with the group that launched not only his own career but also put the Jamaican music scene on the world stage, The Wailers!
These historic recordings include the Lee Scratch Perry produced Small Axe, Mr. Brown, Soul Rebel, Natural Mystic and many more!